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Continuing Medical Education

Quillen College of Medicine

ETSU Applied Anatomy & Clinical Procedures: Lumbar Puncture

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ETSU Applied Anatomy & Clinical Procedures:

Lumbar Puncture

March 2nd, 2019

8:00am-1:00pm

Stanton-Gerber Hall

ETSU Quillen College of Medicine

Johnson City, TN

 

About this Conference:
A half-day conference held at ETSU Quillen College of Medicine. A large group didactic session begins the day to present the clinical anatomy and evidence-based approaches to the procedure. This is followed by small group, experiential sessions where participants will observe and identify relevant anatomy via pro-sections and virtual reality, demonstrate competency for these procedures on a surgical reality donors prepared through the modified Thiel embalming method, and apply the skills and knowledge gained in a simulation scenario.

Agenda:
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Presentations:
Click here to view presentations (as they become available).

Target Audience:
Physicians, Residents, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, CRNAs

Overall Conference Objectives:
As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the indications and potential adverse effects for lumbar puncture
  • Identify relevant anatomy of the back and spine, including the anatomical landmarks for the procedure
  • Demonstrate the basic approach and technique for lumbar puncture

Address:
Stanton-Gerber Hall
ETSU Quillen College of Medicine
Johnson City, TN

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Fees:
All Registrants $250.00

Cancellation Policy:
Registration fees are refundable less a $50.00 administrative fee, for cancellations received in writing a minimum of 14 days prior to the activity date. Refunds are not provided when the registration fee is $50.00 or less, or when a cancellation request is received less than 14 days prior to the start of the activity.
ETSU Quillen College of Medicine reserves the right to cancel CME activities. If an activity is cancelled, registrants will receive a full refund.

Registration:
Click here to register or call (423) 439-8027

Activity Director:
Caroline Abercrombie, MD

Educational Planner:
Elizabeth wolf, Educational Planner 
Elizabeth Wolf, MBA, CPPS, CPHRM, CHCP
Educational Planner
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
(423) 439-8088
wolfes1@etsu.edu

Conflicts of Interest:
Activity Director Disclosure
Caroline Abercrombie None
Planning Committee Members Disclosure
Robert Becker None
Elizabeth Wolf None
 

Accreditation:
 

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ACCME Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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